The Arc’s Recreation staff develops a calendar each month announcing events to all of The Arc’s adult consumers, families and employees. Whether it is participating in a sport event, learning a life skill or enjoying a social activity—there is literally always something going on that is fun. But that is not the end of the story. These activities are designed to:

  • Provide constructive use of leisure time
  • Contribute positively toward physical, mental, and emotional health
  • Enhance the quality of life and
  • Create a way to cultivate friendships and partnerships in the community

The Arc Recreation Department provides a variety of services to individuals with developmental disabilities. Public transportation to and from events may be available through NJ Transit’s Access Link.

  • Adult Evening Classes
  • Holiday Parties
  • Dances
  • Bingo
  • Socialization Club

Organized training and team participation is offered on a seasonal basis in the following sports. Sports competitions are offered at the conclusion of each season through the Special Olympics of NJ.

  • Basketball Skills and team
  • Bowling
  • Softball
  • Volleyball
  • Table Tennis
  • Golf
  • Floor Hockey

Golf Program:

The Golf program is one of the newest and most popular recreation activities.

  • Players learn golfing skills and etiquette from a golf professional
  • Golfers may become qualified to participate in golf competitions offered by the Special Olympics of NJ